Reference Number: 02260
Job Role Herd Manager in Monmouthshire Ref: 2260
We are seeking someone to join a family run business comprising of two farms. Both farms are spring block calving and grass based systems. This position is to run one of the dairy units near in Monmouthshire, milking 300 cows in a 20:40 swing over parlour and the usual grazing infrastructure.
Farm Management experience on a grazing and block calving system is essential and an advantage. This position will give the right candidate the opportunity to improve the herd and farm, with the possibility of share farming in the future.
Team leadership and good communication essential as well as pasture management, measuring and good stockmanship. The farm has a youngstock block nearby.
3 bedroomed house in an attractive location with nearby village offering shops, pubs and a garage.
A competitive salary is offered. The area has a wide choice of schools and good access to Newport, Cardiff, Bristol and Birmingham and the M4.